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Definition of the noun Aughts
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- A decade such as that from 1900 to 1909 A.D., or 2000 to 2009, whose digit in the tens place is zero.
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by J. Wright
l Aughts and crosses. [The same word as unugltflnongfiflflvith loss of::-; cp. adder, orange, bucks] AUGHT, see Owe. AUGHTIKIN. sb. Obs. Sc. Unit.) Also written auchtigen. The eighth part of a barrel, or the half-firkin. Abel. Mud“ ...
The English Dialect Dictionary, Being the Complete Vocabulary of All Dialect Words Still in Use, Or Known to Have Been in Use During the Last Two Hundred Years: A-E (1898)
by Joseph Wright
Aughts and crosses. [The same word as nauglx!(noug/1!), with loss of n-; cp. adder, orange, out/12.] AUGHT, see Owe. AUGHTIKIN, sb. Obs. Sc. (_]AM.) Also written auchtigen. The eighth part of a barrel, or the half-firkin. Abd. [Aucl1I ...
The new spelling dictionary, teaching to write and pronounce the English tongue with ease and propriety ... (1783)
by John Entick
' J;aughts,/. a kind of play on chscquers ""w, v. a. to pull along, attract, unsheath allure ...
Containing Words from the English Writers Previous to the Nineteenth Century which are No Longer in Use, Or are Not Used in the Same Sense and Words which are Now Used Only in the Provincial Dialects
Aughts. (1) Any considerable quantity. North. (2) *. (corrupted from orts.) Broken victuals; fragments of eatables. Heref. and Sussex. Aughtwhere, adv. Anywhere. Augle, v. To ogle.
by Daniel Fenning
DR AUGHTS, (s._) the shisre. DRAW, (11. a.) to pull along or ussp, sake from a cask,'unsheath, represent likeness, ihveigle. DR A'VVBACK, (s.) duty repaid. DRA'WER, a sliding box in a chest. DRA'WERS, (s.) close thin breeches DRAJWING, ...
The Universal Dictionary of Trade and Commerce, with Large Additions and Improvements, Adapting the Same to the Present State of British Affairs in America Since the Last Treaty of Peace Made in the Year 1763; with Great Variety of New Remarks and Illustrations Incorporated Throughout the Whole: Together with Every Thing Essential that is Contained in Savary's Dictionary: Also, All the Material Laws of Trade and Navigation Relating to These Kingdoms and the Customs and Usages to which All Traders are Subject (1774)
by Malachy Postlethwayt
for draught accepted of DR' AUGHTs and REMlTTANCES, or a BrLL-Boorc, wherein are entered all bills payable and ...
by William Holloway (of Rye, in Sussex.)
Pronounced "Aughts" in W. Sussex. Hants.
In Two Parts: Containing, I. An Additional Collection 1. Of Some Thousands of Words Not in the Former Volume with Their Etymologies and Explications ... 2 Of a Considerable Number of Terms of Art ... 3 Of Proper Names of Persons and Places in Great Britain ... 4. The Theogony, Theology, and Mythology of the Egyptians, Greeks, Romans, &c. ... II. An Orthographical Dictionary ... by Nathan Bailey
DR AUGHTS, a Came; also Harness for Drawing Horses. ' _ DRAUGHT Hook', large Iron Hooks, fixed on the Cheeks of a Cannon Carriage, two on each Side.
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Eighties and Aughts
Beige concrete and green glass, the curtain wall fads of the times. Midtown Atlanta
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Scrabble value of A1U1G2H4T1S1
The value of this 6-letter word is 10 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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